Old Red Jacket Talker

Just an old RCMP dispatcher’s ramblings . . .

Loss Number 132 in Afghanistan

This morning we lost another military member in Afghanistan as reported by CBC in Canadian soldier killed in Afghanistan.

Lt. Justin Garrett Boyes, 26, was killed when his foot patrol was hit by the blast of an improvised explosive device, at about 9 a.m. local time, 20 kilometres southwest of Kandahar City in Panjwayi district.

Boyes grew up in Saskatchewan and belonged to the 3rd Battalion Princess Patricia’s Canadian Light Infantry based in Edmonton.

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October 28, 2009 Posted by | Military | Leave a comment